Whitfield, Susan: LIFE ALONG THE SILK ROAD. London, 1999. 288 pp. 16 pp. of illustrations. Map. 24x16 cm. Cloth.
Traces the lives of some of the merchants, missionaries, monks etc. who travelled the Silk Road in the eighth to tenth centuries AD. Based on contemporary sources, the book brings alive the now-ruined desert towns and their inhabitants.
Subjects: Silk Road
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 685 in printed List 197.
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